June 10, 2010

Who's Buddhist Now? Cher!

During a recent interview with Architectural Digest well-known singer Cher identified herself as a Buddhist---one "who should always be in after-school detention.":

“I’ve played around with Buddhism for years,” continues the actress, a devotee of the American Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön (“a genius in Sheldon Leonard’s body,” she quips). “As corny as it sounds, the soul of the universe, everything that I need, I can find in its practice.”

To read the further excerpts from the interview click here. The full interview is printed in Architectural Digest's July issue.

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Jay's picture

good luck to her

carol mazur's picture

Wow now I really feel validated!

Holly's picture

Wow, I never knew I had something in common with Cher!
Pema Chodron literally lifted me from the depths of depression, self-loathing, and resentment.

amy's picture

go Cher! welcome to the Budda party ;^)

Thomas's picture

namaste Pema.........

Thomas's picture

Pema saved me last year when my wife and I separated.
"When Everything Falls Apart" is a must read , because, well, it all does,

linda's picture

ahhh, who doesn't love Pema?